Paul Lyons will perform at the 11th Annual Compton Stand Down on Sept 13 at 4 pm.
Sgt. Willis Buddy Clark, Jr. USMC, a former machine gun section combat leader with a Purple Heart and Bronze Star who later became a chaplain in the Civil Air Patrol, directs fact-finding and humanitarian missions to foster goodwill and improve lives.
Hyperactivists is a team of media operatives merging advocacy and the arts. Renowned renaissance man Geza X runs a production studio in our Command Center where veterans and their creative collaborators are trained to tell compelling stories and change the world.
Melvin Ishmael Johnson, Artistic Director of Dramastage-Qumran, leads the Veterans Community Theater Workshop every Wednesday evening at The Vortex in downtown Los Angeles. He trains veterans to work as stage managers in the Los Angeles theater community, and coordinates mentoring and hands-on training in various aspects of media and theater production.
Our Homefront Justice Center provides free legal services to low-income veterans, and partners with schools and nonprofit agencies that train veterans' advocates and paralegals. Alex Voschinsky is our staff attorney. He formerly served in Pepperdine's Asylum Clinic, where he helped those seeking political asylum in the U.S. due to persecution in their countries of origin, and currently works at Immigrant Rep, Inc.